Shazam 2 is officially confirmed by director David Sandberg at the ongoing Brazil CCXP 2019. While there were already rumors regarding the Shazam sequel, it is now verified. It means that the other reports regarding Shazam 2 might also be somewhat true.
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Warner Brothers are now focusing on small budget DC movies and Shazam starring Zachary Levi in the lead role is one of their best in the category. Here is everything you need to know regarding the release date, cast, plot of Shazam 2. There are also some rumors claiming that Black Adam played by Rock the Dwayne Johnson will have a special cameo in the Shazam sequel.
Shazam 2 Release Date and Trailer
Shazam 2 release date is too early to predict but based on the filming schedule and pre-production time, we can get a rough idea. Shazam sequel will probably start filming at the middle of 2020 which means it may release in late 2021 or mid-2022.
Warner Bros has an untitled film slot booked for April 15, 2022, which could be the release date for the second Shazam movie. As for the trailer, the first footage will be probably shown around 2021 comic con and it is when the Shazam trailer is released.
Shazam 2 Cast and Plot Details
The first Shazam movie ended with Dr. Sivana played by Mark Strong arrested and in the post-credits scene he meets Mister Mind, which is an evil mastermind from another dimension. It also shows that Dr. Sivana remembers the symbol to the doors of magical dimensions and he might unlock the same in Shazam 2 and the story will move forward as both villains team up for revenge. Here is the rumored cast list for the Shazam sequel including the grownup superhero version actors.
- Zachary Levi as Shazam
- Asher Angel as William ‘Billy’ Batson
- Jack Dylan Grazer/Adam Brody as Freddy Freeman
- Grace Fulton/Michelle Borth as Mary Bromfield
- Ian Chen/Ross Butler as Eugene Choi
- Jovan Armand/DJ Cotrona as Pedro Peña
- Faithe Herman/Meagan Good as Darla Dudley
- Mark Strong as Dr. Sivana
- Dwayne Johnson as Black Adam
shazam 2 is officially coming can't wait to see my children together again 🤧 pic.twitter.com/UChI7bDZfL
— andre (@nighztwing) December 8, 2019
Black Adam Cameo in Shazam 2 Possible?
Black Adam movie at Warner Brothers has been confirmed and given a release date of December 22, 2021, and will star Dwayne Johnson in the lead. While Black Adam is always connected with Shazam, the makers didn’t want to cram it up in the first movie.
Adam Sandberg, the director of Shazam teased that Black Adam vs Shazam fight will happen in the third movie. It means that Black Adam could be teased in the ending of Shazam 2 after his character is established in his solo movie first.